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Security and QoS in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks.

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    Dr Zhang
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  • Competition Funded PhD Project (Students Worldwide)
    Competition Funded PhD Project (Students Worldwide)

Project Description

A mobile ad hoc network (MANET) is a self-organising network consisted of mobile nodes that are connected through wireless media. A number of unique features, such as lack of infrastructural or central administrative supports, dynamic network topologies, open communication channels, and limited device capabilities and bandwidths, have made secure, reliable and efficient routing operations in MANETs a challenging task. Security threats and attacks on routing operations can severely disrupt network operations, degrade network performance, and adversely affect the QoS (quality of service) provisioning in MANETs.

This project is aimed at investigating the tradeoffs between security and QoS in MANETs. Interesting research issues include how to allow security requirements be addressed as an integral part of the QoS requirements and how to make ad hoc routing operations QoS/risk-aware.

Funding Notes

Candidates who have been offered a place for PhD study in the School of Computer Science may be considered for funding by the School. Further details on School funding can be found at: http://www.cs.manchester.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/programmes/phd/funding/school-studentships/.

References

The minimum requirements to get a place in our PhD programme are available from:
http://www.cs.manchester.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/programmes/phd/apply/entry/

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